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"Afar region"

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World - Africa
10/30/2021 6:04:00 PM
Washington on Saturday called on Tigrayan rebels to withdraw from the Amhara and Afar regions in northern Ethiopia where fighting has intensified.

World - Africa
10/13/2021 12:01:54 PM
Fighting has resumed in northern Ethiopia's Afar region after a month-long lull, humanitarian and rebel sources told AFP Wednesday, as the government appeared to be pressing a new offensive.

World - Africa
9/8/2021 3:37:27 PM
Tigray forces aren't targeting civilians as they fight in Ethiopia's Amhara and Afar regions, but multiple witnesses in recent days have alleged otherwise

World - Africa
8/27/2021 12:19:16 PM
The conflict has spread in recent weeks into Ethiopia's Amhara and Afar regions, displacing hundreds of thousands of people, while Abiy's government has called all able citizens to war

World - Africa
8/5/2021 5:35:44 PM
The head of the US Agency for International Development said the kind of `virulent' language used by the PM and other officials, also seen on social media in Ethiopia, `often accompanies ethnically motivated atrocities'

World - Africa
7/24/2021 11:07:07 AM
Ethiopia's Afar region called on civilians to take up arms against rebels from neighbouring Tigray, signalling a potential escalation in fighting that has already displaced tens of thousands this week

World - Africa
7/22/2021 3:46:31 PM
At least 20 civilians have been killed and tens of thousands displaced in "heavy fighting" between rebels and pro-government forces in Ethiopia's Afar region, which neighbours war-hit Tigray

World - Africa
7/18/2021 2:20:47 PM
Rebels in Ethiopia's war-hit Tigray have carried out operations against pro-government troops in neighbouring Afar region, a spokesman said Sunday, opening a new front in the widening eight-month conflict